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Antibiotic resistance to become world’s number one killer by 2050, claims expert

The issue of antimicrobial resistance tends to get ignored in this age of unprecedented cancer deaths and other epidemics, but dismissing it could prove to be a very costly mistake. In fact, antimicrobial resistance is poised to become the top killer on the planet by the year 2050, easily surpassing cancer to take 10 million lives every year. Will people soon be forced to forego potentially life-saving medical procedures like C-sections and organ transplants because they’re too risky?  Read more...



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